English Plantain, Plantago lanceolata

English Plantain
Plantago lanceolata

Flower Head


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Family: Plantaginaceae, Plantain Family
Plant Size: Under 18" (45 cm) Tall
Blooms in Spring/Summer
Habitat Preferred: Lawns, moist meadows
Photo taken at: Tavasci Marsh, 8/99
Bloom Color: Green
Other Common Names: Buckhorn Plantain, Narrow-leaved Plantain
Origin: Europe
Comments: Narrow leaves radiate from one point, from which the flower stem grows.
Further Reference & Sources: "A Field Guide to the Plants of Arizona", Anne Orth Epple, 1995, Falcon Press
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